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US Lost 33 Percent of Honeybees Last Year

US Lost 33 Percent of Honeybees Last Year

Honeybee loss rate is improving but it is still a concern...

May 27 2017, 2:13pm CDT

Chevrolet Corvette Now Available at 10 Percent Discount

Chevrolet Corvette Now Available at 10 Percent Discount

Chevrolet is to lend a 10% discount on its Corvette in the hot and sultry month of May....

May 6 2017, 1:07pm CDT

This Graphene-Based Electrode Prototype Could Boost Solar Energy Storage Capacity by 3000 Percent

This Graphene-Based Electrode Prototype Could Boost Solar Energy Storage Capacity by 3000 Percent

A groundbreaking graphene-based electrode may enhance solar cell power to the max. It will up the super capacitor energy output...

Apr 3 2017, 8:06am CDT

Gene Silencer Drug Reduce Cholesterol by Fifty Percent

Gene Silencer Drug Reduces Cholesterol by Fifty Percent

A truly wonderful and new gene-silencing drug injections can slash cholesterol levels by half....

Mar 20 2017, 4:32am CDT

Oceans are Warming 13 Percent Faster than Previously Thought

Oceans are Warming 13 Percent Faster than Previously Thought

Oceans are storing extra heat which inevitably means planet is warming more rapidly than we thought...

Mar 14 2017, 8:44am CDT

9-15 Percent of Twitter Accounts are Bots: Study

9-15 Percent of Twitter Accounts are Bots: Study

Between nine and 15 percent of active Twitter accounts are autonomous entities known as social bots, new research has found.The...

Mar 12 2017, 3:34am CDT

Subway Refutes Rumors that its Chicken Strips are Only 50 Percent Meat

Subway Refutes Rumors that its Chicken Strips are Only 50 Percent Meat

The eatery known as Subway has refuted rumors to the effect that its chicken strips are actually a form of mystery meat. There...

Mar 1 2017, 7:15am CST

Almost 20 Percent of World's Food is Lost to Over-Eating and Waste

Almost 20 Percent of World's Food is Lost to Over-Eating and Waste

It has been discovered via surveys that about 20% of the global food supply is lost to over-consumption and wastage. It seems t...

Feb 22 2017, 9:35am CST

Child's Obesity could be 35 to 40 Percent Inherited from Parents: Study

Child Obesity could be 35 to 40 Percent Inherited from Parents: Study

More than half of a child's tendency towards obesity is determined by genetics and family environment...

Feb 21 2017, 12:48pm CST

Sixty Percent of Primates Threatened With Extinction

Sixty Percent of Primates Threatened With Extinction

The experts have found that over half the primates of the world are headed for extinction....

Jan 19 2017, 5:38am CST

Climate Change to Impact 99 Percent Coral Reefs

The coral reefs around the world are subject to the deleterious effects of climate change in the future. That is why conservati...

Jan 6 2017, 9:01am CST

Feral Cats Cover Over 99.8 Percent of Australia

Feral Cats Cover Over 99.8 Percent of Australia

It so happens to be the case that feral cats have spread all over most of Australia....

Jan 5 2017, 2:26am CST

Overdose Deaths Up by 72 Percent in Past 5 Years

Overdose Deaths Up by 72 Percent in Past 5 Years

Mortality rates among patients due to over dosages of synthetic opioids have gone up by a whopping percentage....

Dec 19 2016, 6:59am CST

Black Friday 2016 Will Help New Car Sales to Rise 4 Percent

Black Friday 2016 Will Help New Car Sales to Rise 4 Percent

Car Sales Expected to Rise by 4 Percent on Black Friday. This November to find an expected trail of car sales on black Friday o...

Nov 24 2016, 8:54am CST

30 Percent of Cancer Deaths in U.S. are Linked with Smoking

30 Percent of Cancer Deaths in U.S. are Linked with Smoking

Analysis of state specific statistics reveals that the highest rate among men is in Arkansas, where 40 percent of cancer deaths...

Oct 25 2016, 10:11am CDT

Public Cloud Services Market to grow 17 Percent: Gartner

Public Cloud Services Market to grow 17 Percent: Gartner

The worldwide public Cloud services market is expected to grow 17.2 percent to total $208.6 billion this year -- up from $178...

Sep 15 2016, 10:23pm CDT

Alcoholism in Finland Hits 30 Percent

Alcoholism in Finland Hits 30 Percent

Finland's problem with alcoholism is at an all time high....

Aug 5 2016, 10:42am CDT

Hypoglycemia cases increased by 39 percent: Study

Hypoglycemia cases increased by 39 percent: Study

Hospital admissions with patients diagnosed by hypoglycemia have seen a 39 per cent rise in last ten years, a study by an Ind...

Jul 19 2016, 1:00pm CDT

47 Percent of Smartphone Gamers Are Women: Facebook

47 Percent of Smartphone Gamers Are Women: Facebook

 Smartphones are the most used gaming device for people globally -- and across 12 countries, 47 per cent of all smartphon...

Jul 12 2016, 8:01pm CDT

Chevrolet Reduces 4G LTE Data Plan Pricing up to 50 Percent

Chevrolet Reduces 4G LTE Data Plan Pricing up to 50 Percent

The service is going to make Silverado and Suburban owners very happy....

Jun 30 2016, 11:28am CDT

60 Percent of Links Shared on Twitter are Never Clicked: Study

60 Percent of Links Shared on Twitter are Never Clicked: Study

More than half (59 percent) links shared on micro-blogging website Twitter are never clicked including by the people who share...

Jun 20 2016, 3:27am CDT

80 Percent of Americans Can Not See Milky Way due to Light Pollution

Light Pollution Now Hides Milky Way From 80 Percent of Americans

It appears to be the case that 80 percent of Americans are unable to see the Milky Way due to the effects of light pollution....

Jun 11 2016, 3:42am CDT

Australian Researchers Set New Solar Cell Efficiency Record with 34.5 Percent

Australian Researchers Set New Solar Cell Efficiency Record with 34.5 Percent

Australian researchers have created a device that has set a new world record for solar efficiency, the media reported on Wednes...

May 18 2016, 2:55am CDT

Earth May Host One Trillion Microbe Species – But Only 0,001 Percent are Discovered

Earth May Host One Trillion Microbe Species – But Only 0,001 Percent are Discovered

New research suggests that only one-thousandth of 1 percent of species have been identified while many others still remain to b...

May 3 2016, 10:06am CDT

Study Finds 40 Percent of Greenland Ice Sheet is Protected from Melting – But for How Long

Study Finds 40 Percent of Greenland Ice Sheet is Protected from Melting – But for How Long

Researchers have found a layer of air near the surface of the ice sheet that is trapping moisture and reducing both evaportion...

May 2 2016, 4:09am CDT

Aspirin May Up Cancer Survival by 20 Percent

Taking a low-dose of aspirin is likely to increase the survival of patients receiving cancer treatment by up to 20 percent as w...

Apr 24 2016, 4:07am CDT

Renault's Profits Jump 44 Percent Due to Rising Demand for SUVs

Renault's Profits Jump 44 Percent Due to Rising Demand for SUVs

A report was recently published on the profits of the global four wheel vehicle market by Research and Markets....

Feb 13 2016, 12:05am CST

Ford Sales in Europe Rise by 10 Percent in January 2016

Ford Sales in Europe Rose by 10 Percent in January

Ford Motor Co. announced it has been their best January in terms of sales in the last four years....

Feb 12 2016, 11:59pm CST

Google Chrome's Data Saver Mode Reduces Data Consumption by 70 Percent

Google Chrome's Data Saver Mode Reduces Data Consumption by 70 Percent

The feature works by eliminating heavy images when loading a website on a poor internet connection....

Dec 1 2015, 10:11pm CST

Weather-Related Disasters are Becoming More Frequent, UN Reports

90 Percent of Disasters are Weather-Related, UN Reports

More than 600,000 deaths are linked to weather related disasters, says report...

Nov 24 2015, 1:52am CST

NASA Predicts 99.9 Percent Chance of Big Earthquake in LA

NASA Predicts 99.9 Percent Chance of Big Earthquake in LA

A new study by a NASA JPL geophysicist has claimed that the probability is 99.9 percent that a 5.0 or greater earthquake will h...

Oct 21 2015, 5:30am CDT

87 Percent Of Americans Unaware Of Their Selection in MLB Draft

87 Percent Of Americans Unaware Of Their Selection in MLB Draft

A University of Iowa Study (via The Onion) reveals 87 percent of Americans are unaware they were selected in the latter rounds...

Jun 10 2015, 10:28pm CDT

iOS 8 adoption rate crosses 80 percent

iOS 8 adoption rate crosses 80 percent

iOS 8 adoption was badly hurt from all the point updates brought to fix problems and introduce newer features...

Apr 30 2015, 5:45am CDT

Xbox One revenue falls by 24 percent

Xbox One revenue falls by 24 percent

Microsoft blames an "increased mix of lower price Xbox One" consoles....

Apr 24 2015, 2:33am CDT

Kansas City Royals Increase Ticket Prices By 20 Percent

Kansas City Royals Increase Ticket Prices By 20 Percent

The Kansas City Royals have raised their ticket prices by 20 percent, per Team Marketing Report (via CNN)....

Apr 6 2015, 10:13pm CDT

CES 2015 will have 25% More Robotics Exhibit

CES 2015 will have 25 Percent More Robotics Exhibit

Robotics Exhibit growing at an increasing rate at CES 2015. CES has also come up with its official application....

Dec 3 2014, 5:28am CST

Galaxy S5 sold 40 percent fewer units than Samsung predicted

Galaxy S5 sold 40 percent fewer units than Samsung predicted

Phones said to "pile up in warehouses"...

Nov 24 2014, 6:03am CST

Samsung expects 60 percent drop in profit for Q3 2014

Samsung expects 60 percent drop in profit for Q3 2014

The smartphone giant blames higher marketing costs and lower handset sales prices for its fourth straight quarterly drop....

Oct 8 2014, 9:15am CDT

iOS 8 crosses 14 percent adoption rate

iOS 8 crosses 14 percent adoption rate

The adoption rate still remains below the iOS 7 of last year...

Sep 19 2014, 2:08pm CDT

IKEA Promises 17 Percent Wage Increase By End of 2015.

IKEA Promises 17 Percent Wage Increase By End of 2015.

Swedish-based IKEA offers a minimum of $3.51 increase in wages for all retail outlets and distribution centers by the end of 20...

Jun 27 2014, 5:42am CDT